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1/6 stater of Asia Minor with head of Herakles

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Obverse: Head of Herakles in lion's skin to left. Beaded line at edge of neck, club below (?). Reverse: Incuse square, diagonally opposite depressions deep.


By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren Not listed as Greenwell Collection by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period, Late 7th–6th century B.C.


Uncertain, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1807.


Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.56 gm.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins